New Zealand backs antiwhaling suit against Japan

first_imgWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) – New Zealand is supporting Australia’s attempt in an international court to stop Japan from whaling in the Southern Ocean.New Zealand wants to intervene in a lawsuit Australia brought against Japan two years ago in the International Court of Justice. New Zealand is seeking to have its views heard as an interested third party. Australia and Japan have until Dec. 21 to accept or challenge New Zealand’s intervention. Sponsored Stories Top Stories How Arizona is preparing the leader of the next generation Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement 3 international destinations to visit in 2019 Construction begins on Chandler hospital expansion projectlast_img read more